Title: Ext Campus Prog Coord/Lecturer
Position Type: Fulltime Faculty
Search Type: External - minimum 7 days
Department: 21R010 - College of Letters, Arts & Soc Sci
Division: 2R0000 - Academic Affairs
Position Location: Other EKU Location
Driver Classification: Non-Driver
Schedule Type: Full Time (37.5 hrs per week or more)
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Posted Salary Grade: Part Time Faculty/Students - 02
Contact Person: Stephanie Saulnier
Job Summary/Basic Functions
The Eastern Kentucky University’s Department of Social Work is seeking applications for an Extended Campus Program Coordinator Lecturer. This 12-month position will be based at EKU Corbin campus with an office at the Somerset Community College and will include both instruction and program and field coordination. The candidate will be responsible for teaching across the curriculum, teaching 3 courses in the Fall and 2 courses in the Spring. Start date is Jan. 15, 2023, with a salary range of $49-51,000.
We seek an individual with a commitment to teaching across the curriculum and a desire to help us expand our current program to the Corbin and Somerset areas. Candidates should demonstrate a sensitivity to rural and regional needs, and dedication to active community outreach. Our mission is to graduate ethical leaders who advocate for social and economic justice in rural, urban and global communities, with an emphasis on EKU’s identified service region. The BSW program has been accredited since 1977 with an online BSW program since 2017.
Program coordination will include recruitment of potential students and advisement of new and current students. It will also include recruiting and orienting new part-time faculty. It also includes providing program admissions orientation and participating in the admissions process as a faculty member. Field coordination includes conducting a field orientation for students, working with students to find and secure field placements, training field instructors and teaching the senior field practicum course.
During the summer semester, the candidate will participate in summer orientation and recruiting new students. They will also provide support in annual CSWE evaluation, and EKU annual program assessment and reporting.
Education: MSW degree from a CSWE accredited program
Experience: Required Qualifications:
· MSW degree from a CSWE accredited program
· Five years post-MSW practice experience
· Record of teaching or training in a higher education setting
· Excellent networking and professional communication skills
· 5+ years post-MSW practice experience
· Social Work licensure (CSW, LSW or LCSW)
· Experience with CSWE Accreditation policies and evaluation
Eastern Kentucky University, named among America’s best colleges by Forbes and among “Great Colleges to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education, is a four-year public comprehensive university offering 149 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to over 16,000 students located in Richmond, KY. EKU supports engaging remote work with professional growth opportunities including a certification in online course development and teaching, stipends for special projects, and respect for faculty rights. Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is fill
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Sponsorship: Visa sponsorship will be considered on a case-by-case basis, depending upon the needs of the unit, available sponsorship budget, and the qualifications of the candidate.
Funding Source: Institutional
Open Until Filled: Yes
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.
Background Check Statement
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.